Alain Guilleux - Egypte

 
La moderne Héliopolis, 'Masr el Gedida' s'étend sur une vaste zone.
On y trouve des bâtiments récents ... et quelques antiques (ou presque) déplacés là.
 
La moderne Héliopolis a été entièrement construite par le baron Empain au début du 20ème siècle. La moderne Héliopolis a été entièrement construite par le baron Empain au début du 20ème siècle.
Egypt, Cairo, the Modern Heliopolis town was built by the Baron Empain at the beginning of the 20th century.

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La cathédrale (catholique). Les bâtiments d'Héliopolis sont très différents de ceux des autres quartiers du Caire.
La cathédrale (catholique). Les bâtiments d'Héliopolis sont très différents de ceux des autres quartiers du Caire.
Egypt, Cairo, the Modern Heliopolis town was built by the Baron Empain at the beginning of the 20th century. The cathedral.

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Le palais du baron Empain.
Le palais du baron Empain.
Egypt, Cairo, the Modern Heliopolis town was built by the Baron Empain at the beginning of the 20th century. The palace of the Baron Empain, Khmer style, is the most famous building of the town.

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Il ressemble à un temple Khmer.Il ressemble à un temple Khmer.
Egypt, Cairo, the Modern Heliopolis town was built by the Baron Empain at the beginning of the 20th century. The palace of the Baron Empain, Khmer style, is the most famous building of the town.

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Ce palais impressionne certains Egyptiens. Des légendes circulent.
Ce palais impressionne certains Egyptiens. Des légendes circulent.
Egypt, Cairo, the Modern Heliopolis town was built by the Baron Empain at the beginning of the 20th century. The palace of the Baron Empain, Khmer style, is the most famous building of the town.

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Un tunnel le relierait au palais présidentiel.Un tunnel le relierait au palais présidentiel.
Egypt, Cairo, the Modern Heliopolis town was built by the Baron Empain at the beginning of the 20th century. The palace of the Baron Empain, Khmer style, is the most famous building of the town.

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Des démons y habiteraient. Certains locaux refusent donc tout simplement d'y entrer ! Des démons y habiteraient. Certains locaux refusent donc tout simplement d'y entrer !
Egypt, Cairo, the Modern Heliopolis town was built by the Baron Empain at the beginning of the 20th century. The palace of the Baron Empain, Khmer style, is the most famous building of the town.

20th Century, 20ème siècle, Baron, Caire, Cairo, Color Image, Egypt, Empain, Geography, Heliopolis, Kairo, Lower Egypt, Masr el Gedida, Middle East, Modern Egypt, Modern Egyptian Art, Nile Delta, No People, North Africa, building, bâtiment, khmer, palace, palais, tourism, travel, vingtième, Égypte

Le haut de la tour pivoterait à 360°, comme dans certains restaurants panoramiques.Le haut de la tour pivoterait à 360°, comme dans certains restaurants panoramiques.
Egypt, Cairo, the Modern Heliopolis town was built by the Baron Empain at the beginning of the 20th century. The palace of the Baron Empain, Khmer style, is the most famous building of the town.

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Rien de tout cela n'est vrai. Cela n'en reste pas moins une fantastique construction.
Rien de tout cela n'est vrai. Cela n'en reste pas moins une fantastique construction.
Egypt, Cairo, the Modern Heliopolis town was built by the Baron Empain at the beginning of the 20th century. The palace of the Baron Empain, Khmer style, is the most famous building of the town.

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A Héliopolis se trouve aussi cette copie d'un colosse de Ramsès. Elle est sur un terre-plein de l'avenue Orouba.A Héliopolis se trouve aussi cette copie d'un colosse de Ramsès. Elle est sur un terre-plein de l'avenue Orouba.
Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, on Orouba street stands a copy of a Ramses II colossus. The original was moved to Ramses square and later near the Grand Egyptian Museum, Guizeh.

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C'est une reproduction. L'original a longtemps été place Ramsès avant d'être transporté au GEM, à Guizeh.C'est une reproduction. L'original a longtemps été place Ramsès avant d'être transporté au GEM, à Guizeh.
Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, on Orouba street stands a copy of a Ramses II colossus. The original was moved to Ramses square and later near the Grand Egyptian Museum, Guizeh.

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Il faut aller jusqu'à l'aéroport pour trouver ... un obélisque.
Il faut aller jusqu'à l'aéroport pour trouver ... un obélisque.
Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II.

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Il m'a fallu quelques années et un peu de culot pour réussir à le photographier :-)
Il m'a fallu quelques années et un peu de culot pour réussir à le photographier :-)
Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II.

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Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II.

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Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II.

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Il provient de Tanis et porte les cartouches de Ramsès II.Il provient de Tanis et porte les cartouches de Ramsès II.
Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II.

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Etait-il à Pi-Ramsès auparavant ?Etait-il à Pi-Ramsès auparavant ?
Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II.

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Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II.

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Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II.

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Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II.

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Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II.

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Le socle moderne est intéressant aussi. Il y a quelques années, il commémorait l'installation de l'obélisque à l'aéroport.
Le socle moderne est intéressant aussi. Il y a quelques années, il commémorait l'installation de l'obélisque à l'aéroport.
Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II. The modern socle displays representations of egyptian obelisks moved in foreign countries and other typical egyptian scenes.

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Un peu comme celui de la Concorde. Avec force représentations de camions et de grues.
Un peu comme celui de la Concorde. Avec force représentations de camions et de grues.
Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II. The modern socle displays representations of egyptian obelisks moved in foreign countries and other typical egyptian scenes.

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Le décor est différent maintenant. Il présente les obélisques égyptiens disséminés à travers le monde.
Le décor est différent maintenant. Il présente les obélisques égyptiens disséminés à travers le monde.
Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II. The modern socle displays representations of egyptian obelisks moved in foreign countries and other typical egyptian scenes.

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L'éléphant de la Piazza Minerva.L'éléphant de la Piazza Minerva.
Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II. The modern socle displays representations of egyptian obelisks moved in foreign countries and other typical egyptian scenes.

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De l'eau, un oiseau ... et les traces de fixation du décor précédent.
De l'eau, un oiseau ... et les traces de fixation du décor précédent.
Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II. The modern socle displays representations of egyptian obelisks moved in foreign countries and other typical egyptian scenes.

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Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II. The modern socle displays representations of egyptian obelisks moved in foreign countries and other typical egyptian scenes.

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Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II. The modern socle displays representations of egyptian obelisks moved in foreign countries and other typical egyptian scenes.

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Pour finir, à tout seigneur tout honneur. Hommage au soleil !  Pour finir, à tout seigneur tout honneur. Hommage au soleil !
Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis, at the entrance of the airport, there's a real obelisk. It was moved from Tanis and shows the cartouches of the king Ramses II.

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